Cletus Stutzman, former coach and president, passes

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing on Feb. 2, 2018, of Cletus Stutzman, former President of Mount Dora Christian Academy & Children’s Home (known then as Christian Home & Bible School). Bro. Stutzman graduated from “CH&BS” in 1952 and later returned to spend his career here as a teacher, coach, athletic

CFO, Social worker positions available

Mount Dora Christian Academy & Children’s Home is hiring for two key positions — Chief Financial Officer and Social Worker. Please note these positions require appropriate college degrees, relevant experience, and are open to faithful members of a church of Christ. These positions are a great opportunity to join an established, successful Christian ministry and

Benefit dinners planned for Montgomery, Jacksonville and Tampa

Regional benefit dinners are planned this winter and spring in Montgomery, Jacksonville, and Tampa. If you live near one of these cities, we hope you will join us and learn more about Mount Dora Children’s Home and get to meet some of our staff, single parents and children. Here is a list of upcoming benefit

View the MDCH Video

  View our video about Mount Dora Children’s Home. It’s a story of HOPE. For more than 70 years, MDCH has offered hope to children in need of a better home and is now also helping single moms build better families. After viewing our video, we hope you will share it with your family and friends.

Middletons honored for service

Congratulations to Harry and Geraldine Middleton, from Lebanon Road Church of Christ in Nashville, who received the Divine Servant Award at this year’s Nashville Area Benefit Dinner. The Middleton’s have faithfully supported Mount Dora Children’s Home for many years, including volunteering their time to promote the annual Nashville dinner. The Middleton’s received the award at

Adairs named Divine Servants at Tampa dinner

Congratulations to Jim and Ann Adair for being named “Divine Servants” at the recent 2017 Tampa Bay Area Benefit Dinner. Jim and Ann are members at Bell Shoals Church of Christ and have been faithful friends to MDCH for many years. This is a much-deserved honor! Jim and Ann are shown here with Tim Deem, vice

Jacksonville’s newest Divine Servants

Congratulations to Steve & Gale Overturf, who received the Divine Servant Award at this spring’s Jacksonville Area Benefit Dinner. They are members at College Road Church of Christ in Palatka and have faithfully supported Mount Dora Children’s Home for many years. Thank you, Steve & Gale, for all you do for us! In the photo, from

Montgomery Dinner honors Divine Servants

Congratulations to Charles & Mackie Boddy, who received the Divine Servant Award at the 2017 Montgomery (Ala.) Area Benefit Dinner, held on Feb. 9, 2017, at Faulkner University. They are members at Eastern Meadows Church of Christ in Montgomery, and Charlie is also preaching on Sundays at Tallassee Church of Christ. Charlie Boddy is pictured

Scripps employee donates to MDCH

Our thanks to Jason Mooradian, shown on left, for naming Mount Dora Children’s Home as the recipient for a $1,000 charitable donation from his employer, ABC ACTION NEWS TV (WFTS) in Tampa. Owned by the E.W. Scripps Co., the station allowed Jason to give the check to the charity of his choice. Jason is shown